i started this blog in 2011 to keep a record of all the little changes that helped two adults, one baby girl and an oversized orange cat live comfortably in an 800 square foot brick bungalow in toronto. in early 2017, we decided to sell our beloved first home and move to vancouver island, a magical place on the west coast, for a new adventure. may 2017 will see us move from the danforth east neighbourhood in toronto to a pocket of victoria known as oaklands. our new house is one hundred years old and 1177 square feet. i can’t wait to renovate and decorate this new smallish space for my family and to document it all here! archived posts are accessible by selecting a category from the menu in the footer. thanks for stopping by!
have you ever seen that folger’s coffee commercial (many years ago) where a couple has just moved into a new place, they’re in their kitchen surrounded by boxes and looking pretty frazzled and then one of them opens the box with the folger’s inside and then it’s like moving is this wonderful life experience so … More week one at oak house